Women Who Made an Impact in 2018

As we come to the end of 2018, it is time to look back and celebrate the incredible women who made a difference through their work and efforts this past year. IWIite Anupama Jain applauds these (and many other) real-life Wonder Women who made a difference in 2018. Another year winds down and it is … Continue reading Women Who Made an Impact in 2018


Be Your Own Light

Christmas is the season to be jolly and full of cheer. And, while life may be full of challenges and obstacles, there's never a better time to pause and reward yourself for how far you've come. So this holiday season, in the spirit of the festive air all around us, IWI celebrates the relentless spirit … Continue reading Be Your Own Light

The Art of Managing Large Sized Facebook Groups

Tanu Shree Singh, founder of The Reading Raccoons and the Senior Reading Raccoons Facebook groups, shares some valuable insights and interesting insider tales about managing the largest online reading community in the country. The groups just happened. When I started them, they were meant to get people off my back! Friends would constantly ask for … Continue reading The Art of Managing Large Sized Facebook Groups

Femcyclopaedia by Kirthi Jayakumar

Kamla Bhasin is an Indian developmental feminist activist, poet, author and social scientist. Her work spans across 35 years and focuses on gender, education, human development and the media. Best known for her work on the NGO Sangat- a South Asian network of feminists, and for her poem Kyunki main ladki hoon, mujhe padhna hai. In 1995, she recited a refurbished, feminist version of the … Continue reading Femcyclopaedia by Kirthi Jayakumar